Shining a light on an accomplished pair of doers from Lafayette Square in the 1880’s – the Pulsifers of Kennett Place.
House restorers are odd birds, though rightly celebrated here in Lafayette Square. Here’s a handy identification guide from Elaine Viets in 1989.
If you believe in Lucky Lindy, you might extend it to Lucky Lafayette Park. When the dust of a fad clears, it seems remarkable what was considered doable in the full heat of the moment.
Three young German rebels come to America, migrate to Lafayette Square, and proceed to rock journalism in the late 1800’s.